Greetings,I had this job you see, welding as an apprentice in a boilermakers union in beautiful British Colombia, Canada, and I threw it away to go travelling, but how I was travelling was not what I…Continue
"Steps to keep you on track.
Find a local Junior College course in Entrepreneurship.
Build a real (50 page+) business plan. It will be real when you have the 100-1000 pages of research to back up the plan. Make sure the plan has…"
"Let me get this straight.
You're a skilled welder, you're capable of doing construction work, and you're refusing to work because you think you look prettier in suits than you do in coveralls?
OK, you've got…"
"Can't help you much, but cangive you two solid bits of advice.
1. Lose the attitude about "grunt work". You got to pay your dues in order to play, and grunt work is the dues. It's also the foundation for being…"
Greetings,I had this job you see, welding as an apprentice in a boilermakers union in beautiful British Colombia, Canada, and I threw it away to go travelling, but how I was travelling was not what I thought it would be like, it wasn't exactly the path I wanted to venture for 20+ years (being a broke hobo, gave it a fair shot though), so I came back to BC and am trying to get back on my feet.I want to go into business for myself opening Dive Shops at lesser known resorts to boost their business…See More
I am not very new here. I've read AoM for quite and a while and have recently decided to see what the community had to offer. I think it is important for everyone to have a place where they can grow and grow beyond what they thought possible. I do not believe in setting mediocre examples or propagating cretinous thoughts. To unleash my potential and help others do the same is my goal -- man, woman, neither or in between.Following this honour code does not allow for unnecessary or regressive…See More
I can relate a lot in that I also ended up in a masters program after failing to find a job. I'm a molecular biologist (now working on my PhD... I ended up staying in academia after finishing my masters) but at least some…"